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You’re ready to apply to Cornerstone University or Cornerstone Theological Seminary, and we’re ready to help you achieve your educational goal. On this page, you’ll find all the information you need, whether you’re a recent high school graduate, an online student or an aspiring graduate-degree candidate.

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International students desiring to study on an F-1 visa are welcome to apply for on-campus fall programs only.

Undergraduate Degrees (Full Time, On-Campus)

If you are a high school student or a current college student interested in transferring to an undergraduate on-campus program, complete this application.

Spring 2024 Application Deadline: Jan. 5, 2024

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Fall 2024 Application Deadline: Aug. 15, 2024

International applicants must apply by April 1, 2024, to ensure there is ample time to complete the admissions process and immigration paperwork.

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Undergraduate Degrees (Accelerated, Online)

Start your journey toward personal and professional growth or finish a degree that you started with an accelerated undergraduate program.

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Master's Degree: Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Apply today for a program that will allow you to pursue state licensure as a professional counselor. Supplemental admissions documents are required.

Classes begin each fall (August) and spring (January).

  • Spring 2024 Application Deadline: Dec. 5, 2023
  • Classes Begin: Jan. 16, 2024
  • Required Orientation & Three-Day Intensive: Jan. 17-19, 2024

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Seminary Degrees

Continue the discovery process by applying for admission today. Supplemental admissions documents are required.

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Master's Degrees

Apply for an accelerated online graduate program with flexible course formats starting every seven weeks.

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Doctoral Degree

Apply today for the Ed.D. in organizational leadership development. Supplemental admissions documents are required.

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Adult & Graduate Non-Degree Application

Apply here if you are interested in taking courses for personal development rather than a full degree.

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Dual Enrollment Program

Current high school sophomores, juniors and seniors with a 3.0 or higher cumulative high school GPA are invited to get ahead on earning college credits at Cornerstone.

Spring 2024 Application Deadline: Jan. 5, 2024

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